Cultural Traditions

Different holiday celebrations by Brandon Almazan (Business Manager) – 12/14/17 Cultural traditions can be unique in their own ways, but not everyone is aware of the different celebrations. In Mexico, they have El Dia de Los Reyes Magos instead of Christmas. They are referred to as the three wise men who followed the star of Bethlehem. They arrived with their gifts of gold as they visited Baby Jesus after his birth. This holiday is celebrated…

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Authentic Mexican Red Pozole

Exploring Mexican culture through food by Gaby Quintero (Staff Writer) – 12/14/17 Here is an example of what the finished result of pozole looks like A common traditional Mexican dish that is made during the holiday season is pozole, a Mexican soup that is made throughout the year but is highly popular during the cold days of Christmas and New Year’s. Pozole is a spicy chicken soup that is garnished with green lettuce, radish slices, dried…

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Coco: A Box Office Hit

Coco is a box office hit and there’s no surprise there by Zyanya Fuentes (Staff Writer) – 12/13/17 Pixar’s new movie, Coco, directed by Lee Unkrich and Adrian Molina, is box office hit at all theaters in the United States. It is no surprise, as Pixar productions are usually pretty entertaining. Coco is one of the most colorful movies I’ve ever seen and its plot is rather unique. It is set in the middle of…

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